Brief Abstracts

J.-C. Wang, Z. Xiong, C. Eun, X. Luo, Y. Gianchandani, M.J. Kushner, “Simulation of Microplasma-Based Pressure Sensors,” AVS 60th International Symposium and Exhibition, Long Beach, CA, Oct. 28-Nov. 1, 2013.
Y. Gianchandani, “Microsystems Research for Societal Impact,” Micromachine Summit, Shanghai, China, April 22-23, 2013 (invited presentation)
Y. Gianchandani, “Micromachine Summit: U.S.A. Report,” Micromachine Summit, Shanghai, China, April 22-23, 2013 (invited presentation)
C. Liang, C. Gooneratne, Q. Zhang, Q. Wang, Y. Gianchandani, and J. Kosel, “Comparison of Fe-Ni-Based Thin Film Materials with dopant of Mo, B and Al for Magnetoelastic Sensor Applications,” International Magnetics Conference (INTERMAG), Vancouver, Canada, May 7-11, 2012
Y. Gianchandani, “Emerging Research in Microsystems: Opportunities at the Crossroads of Environmental Sensing and Healthcare Applications,” Micromachine Summit, Hsinchu, Taiwan, April 24-25, 2012 (invited presentation)
Y. Gianchandani, “Micromachine Summit: U.S.A. Report,” Micromachine Summit, Hsinchu, Taiwan, April 24-25, 2012 (invited presentation)
Y. Gianchandani, J. Brownridge, M. Kushner, K. Najafi, “MIXrS: Micromachined Integrated X-Ray Source,” DARPA Microsystems Technology Office Workshop on Extensible X-Ray Systems and Algorithms for Computed Tomography (EXACT), San Diego, CA, April 3-4, 2012 (invited presentation)
Y. Gianchandani, “Manufacturing of Microsystems: Emerging Opportunities in Biomedical, Environmental, and Wireless Applications,” Micromachining/MEMS/Nano Live USA, Chicago, March 8, 2012 (plenary presentation)
J. Liu, Y. Gianchandani, X. Fan, “Demonstration of a Two Dimensional Micro-Gas Chromatography System,” Pittcon Conference and Expo, Orlando, March 2012
X. Luo, W. Zhu, B. Mitra, J. Liu, T. Liu, X. Fan, Y. Gianchandani, “A Chemical Detector for Gas Chromatography Using Pulsed Discharge Emission Spectroscopy on a Microchip,” American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting (AGU 2011), San Francisco, CA, Dec. 2011
Y. Gianchandani, “Subtractive Microfabrication Processes for Metal Alloys and Ceramic Materials,” Materials Research Society, Symposium TT: Microelectromechanical Systems – Materials and Devices V, Fall Meeting and Exhibit, Boston, Dec. 2011 (invited presentation)
Y. Gianchandani, “Applications of Sensing and Actuation Materials in Medical Micro-Instruments,” Materials Research Society, Symposium II: BioMEMS – Materials and Devices, Fall Meeting and Exhibit, Boston, Dec. 2011 (invited presentation)
A. Alfadhel, C. Liang, Y. Gianchandani, J. Kosel, “Microfabrication of magnetostrictive sensor beams based on NiFe film doped with B and Mo for biomedical applications,” 56th Annual Conference on Magnetism and Magnetic Materials (MMM 2011), Scottsdale, AZ, Oct. 30 - Nov. 3, 2011
Y. Gianchandani, “Hybrid Micro-Technologies for Medical Applications,” NSF Russian-American Workshop on Emerging Trends in Bioelectronics, St. Petersburg, Russia, June 27-18, 2011 (invited presentation)
Y. Gianchandani, “Microplasmas for Microinstruments: Case Studies in Environmental Sensing,” International Workshop on Microplasmas, Paris, April 3-6, 2011 (invited presentation)
Y. Gianchandani, “Micro-Scale Instruments for Environmental Sensing,” Pittcon Conference and Expo, symposium on Micro- and nano-instruments: Fast, Cheap and Under Wireless Control, Atlanta, March 13-18, 2011 (invited presentation)
Y. Gianchandani, “Engineering Pain Relief: Microsystems for Intrathecal Drug Delivery,” International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC), San Francisco, February 20-24, 2011 (invited presentation)
C. Liang, G. Chinthaka, J. Kosel, B. Li, H. Rowais, S. R. Green, T. Li, and Y. Gianchandani, “Microfabrication of magnetostrictive sensors based on NiFe thin film magnetic materials doping of B and Mo,” 55th Annual Conference on Magnetism and Magnetic Materials (MMM 2010), Atlanta, GA, Nov 14-18, 2010
Y. Gianchandani, “Microsystems for Health-Care and Environmental Sensing: Transformational Technologies for the Twenty First Century,” Commercialization of Micro-Nano Systems (COMS) Conference, Albuquerque, NM, Aug. 29-Sep. 2, 2010 (invited plenary)
Y. Gianchandani, “Considerations for MEMS Rotary Stages in Inertial Sensor Calibration,” DARPA Microsystems Technology Workshop on Primary and Secondary Calibration on Active Layer (PASCAL), Hilton Head, SC, June 29-30, 2010 (invited presentation)
Y. Gianchandani, “Research Trajectories of Microsystems for Health-Care and Environmental Sensing,” TechConnect World: Microtech Conference and Expo – MEMS, Sensors and Systems, Anaheim, CA, June 21-24, 2010 (invited keynote)
Y. Gianchandani, “Chip-Scale Sources for UV and X-Ray Radiation: Observations on Scaling and Tunability,” DARPA Microsystems Technology Workshop on Portable Tunable X-Ray Sources (PTXRS), Boston, MA, May 6-7, 2010 (invited presentation)
Y. Gianchandani, “Revolutionizing Healthcare with Implantable and Wearable Microsystems: a Sampling of US Activities,” 16th Annual World Micromachine Summit (MMS 2010), Dortmund, Germany, April 28-30, 2010 (invited presentation)
S. Wright, Y. Gianchandani, “Microdischarge-based pressure sensors utilizing multiple cathodes for operation up to 1000°C,” American Physical Society, Gaseous Electronics Conference, Saratoga Springs, New York, October 20–23, 2009
Y. Gianchandani, “Microsystems for Environmental Monitoring,” First Workshop on Human-Environment Mobile-Based Interactions, MIT Media Lab, Cambridge, MA, Sept. 15-16, 2009 (invited presentation)
Y. Gianchandani, “Micro Discharges for Science and Engineering,” Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Societies (FACSS) Conference, invited symposium on Microplasmas for Life; Reno, Nevada, Sept. 28 - Oct. 2, 2008(invited presentation)
Y. Gianchandani, "Can MEMS and Microsystems Technology Help in Upstream E&P?" SPE Applied Technology Workshop (ATW) Nanotechnology in Upstream E&P, Dubai, UAE, February 3-6, 2008 (invited presentation)
Y. Gianchandani, "Emerging Concepts for Implantable Microsystems and Related Devices," The 13th International Symposium on Micromachine/Nanotech, organized by the Micromachine Center of Japan, July 26, 2007 (invited presentation)
Y.Gianchandani, “Integrating Sensors with Stents and Biopsy Tools,” Southern California Biomedical Council Investor Conference, Los Angeles, CA, March 2006 (invited presentation)
K.-H. Liao, V. Smirnov, K. Udeshi, M.-Y. Cheng, L. Glebov, Y.B. Gianchandani, and A. Galvanauskas, “Bragg Gratings in Femtosecond Fiber Lasers: from Programmable Pulse Shapers to Compact Volume-Grating Pulse Compressors,” LEOS 2005, October 2005, Sydney, Australia (invited paper)
A. Gaitas, Y.B. Gianchandani, “Polyimide Probes for Contact mode High-Speed Atomic Force Microscopy Imaging,” Scanning Probe Microscopy, Sensors and Nanostructures Conference, Cancun, Mexico, June 5-8, 2005
Y. Gianchandani, “Micromachined Scanning Thermal Probes and Probe Arrays for High Speed and High Resolution Diagnostics of Thin Films,” The 134th Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS), Symposium on Functional Thin Films for Sensors, San Francisco, Feb.13-17, 2005 (invited paper)
M.E. Zorn, C.G. Wilson, Y.B. Gianchandani, M.A. Anderson, “Analysis of aqueous metals using an open-air microglow discharge atomic emission source,” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, 228:U154-U154, 120-ANYL Part 1, Aug 22, 2004
Y. Gianchandani, “Micromachined Polyimide-Shank Probes and Probe Arrays for Thermal Microscopy and Microcalorimetry,” ASTM International Symposium on Techniques in Thermal Analysis: Hyphenated Techniques, Thermal Analysis of the Surface, and Fast Rate Analysis, West Conshohocken, PA, May 2004 (invited paper)
Y. Gianchandani and S. McNamara, “Ultracompliant High Resolution Thermal Probes for Biological and Other Applications,” Third International Micro-Thermal Analysis Symposium, Ansbach, Germany, Nov. 2003 (invited paper)
Y. Gianchandani, “Exploring Microdischarges for Manufacturing and Sensing Applications,” American Vacuum Society 50th International Symposium, Baltimore, MD, Nov. 2003 (invited paper)
Y. Gianchandani, “Emerging Opportunities for Microsystems in Scientific Instrumentation,” The Knowledge Foundation’s 3rd International Conference on Advances in Application of Integrated Commercial-Off-The-Shelf Micro-Electro-Mechanical-Systems (COTS MEMS), San Francisco, Oct. 2003 (invited paper)
K. Najafi and Y. Gianchandani, “Applications of polymers in integrated microsystems,” 226th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting, Division of Polymer Chemistry, U360-U360 15-POLY Part 2,New York, NY, Sept. 2003 (invited paper)
Y. Gianchandani, “Microplasmas for Semiconductor Processing and Other Applications,” Gordon Conference (GRC) on Plasma Processing Science, Tilton, New Hampshire, July 2002 (invited paper)
A. Mason, D. Birdsall, J. Clark, S. McNamara, and Y. Gianchandani, "A Wireless Environmental Monitoring Microsystem for Military Assets," 2nd Biennial Sensors Symposium, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crystal City, VA, April 8-10, 2002
J.L. Shohet, T.J. Henn, Y. Gianchandani, F. Denes, J.M. Gauget, U. von Andrian, and S.B. Shohet, “Plasma Discharge in Artificial Blood Vessels” American Society of Hematology, 2001
J.L. Shohet, F. Denes, S. Esnault, S. Manolache, T.J. Henn, Y. Gianchandani, U. von Andrian, and S.B. Shohet, “Cell Adhesion to Plasma-Treated Surfaces,” American Society of Hematology proceedings published as a special issue of Blood, 98 (11): 3842, Part 2, Nov. 16, 2001
C. Wilson, Y.B. Gianchandani, A.E. Wendt, “Potential and Current Profiles of Nitrogen Gas DC Microplasmas,” IUVSTA 15th International Vacuum Congress and AVS 48th International Symposium, October 2001, San Francisco, California
K. Thompson, J.H. Booske, R.F. Cooper, Y.B. Gianchandani, and S. Ge, “Temperature Measurement in Microwave-Heated Silicon Wafers,” Second World Congress on Microwave and Radio Frequency Processing, The American Ceramic Society, April 2000